SO YOU WANT TO ACT?
Well here at Information Services , we can play a small part in helping you. We now have a dedicated collection of Audition Pieces for those of you audtioning for parts in plays or for places in acting schools.
We have monologues, duologues and parts for men and women. So why not pay a visit to floor 3 of the central library?
The collection has the letters AUP on the spine and is reference only. It's next to our extensive collection of books on English Drama at 822.9108.
Below is a list of what we have.
|Contemporary Scenes for Actors - Women||Michael Earley, Philippa Keil||1999|
|Audition Speeches for Women||Jean Marlow||2001/ 05|
|One On One - Best Men's Monologues For The 90s||Jack Temchin (ed)||1993|
|More Duologues for All Accents and Ages||Eammon Jones, Jean Marlow||2003|
|Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Men||Simon Dunmore||1997|
|One On One - Best Women's Monologues For The 90s||Jack Temchin (ed)||1993|
|Classical Monologues for Women||Chrys Salt (ed)||2005|
|Duologues for all accents and ages||Eamonn Jones, Jean Marlow||1997|
|Monologues for Actors of Color - Men||Roberta Uno (ed)||2000|
|Contemporary Monologues for Men||Chrys Salt (ed)||2003|
|Audition Speeches for 6 -16 year olds||Jean Marlow||2000|
|The Modern Monologue - Men||Michael Earley, Philippa Keil (eds)||1995|
|Radioactive Monologues for Men||Marina Caldarone, Marilyn Le Conte (eds)||2006|
|Radioactive Monologues for Women||Marina Caldarone, Marilyn Le Conte (eds)||2006|
|Contemporary Scenes for Actors - Men||Michael Earley, Philippa Keil (eds)||1999|
|Classical Monologues for Men||Kyle Donnelly (ed)||1992|
|Modern Monologues for Women||Chrys Salt (ed)||2004|
|Modern Monologues for Men||Chrys Salt (ed)||2004|
|Monologues for Young Actors||Anne Harvey (ed)||2002|
|Duologues for Young Actors||Anne Harvey (ed)||2002|
|Contemporary Monologues for Women||Chrys Salt (ed)||2003|
|Monologues Women 2||Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds)||1982|
|Contemporary Scenes for Actors -Women||Michael Earley (ed)||1999|
|Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Women||Simon Dunmore||2000|
|Monologues Women 3||Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds)||1989|
|Monologues Men||Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds)||1976|
|Monologues Men 2||Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds)||1983|
|Call Back||Colleen Mogil||1993|
|Methuen Audition Book For Women||Annika Bluhm (ed)||2002|
|Methuen Audition Book For Men||Annika Bluhm (ed)||1995|
Schools of Acting in the Birmingham area
Birmingham School Of Acting - Allied to Birmingham City University.
BIrmingham Theatre School The oldest school in Birmingham. It runs professional acting courses.
Class Act Drama Classes in the West Midlands
Paul Nicholas School Of Acting & Performing Arts. Classes In North and South Birmingham for 4 - 18 year olds.
Stagecoach Theatre Arts SchoolsA national organisation running classes for 4 -18 years. Classes in Edgbaston and Sutton Coldfield.